I don't think Israel's prepared to pay the price to release the soldier! I think the price has stayed fairly consistent, but it's Israel that keeps adding new obstacles. Won\t be long untill Hamas tires of the burden of keeping Shalit and my guess is as good as anyone's as to what will happen to Shalit then.
U.S. House Speaker Boehner brushes off call for his ouster (Reuters)
from the article: Shalit family to PM: Your refusal to free Gilad signs his death sentence